House of Fear

Condominium of worry: An Anthology of Haunted apartment Stories

The tread at the touchdown outdoor the door, should you be aware of you're the just one in the home. The wind whistling in the course of the eves, wearing the voices of the useless. The determine glimpsed in brief in the course of the cracked window of a derelict house.

Editor Jonathan Oliver brings horror domestic with a suite of haunted condo tales through a number of the most interesting writers operating within the horror style, together with Joe R. Lansdale, Sarah Pinborough, Lisa Tuttle, Christopher Priest, Adam L. G. Nevill, Nicholas Royle, Chaz Brenchley, Christopher Fowler, Gary Kilworth, Weston Ochse, Eric Brown, Tim Lebbon, Nina Allan, Stephen Volk, Paul Meloy and extra.

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